Visitors to China are often struck by two fundamental things: on one hand, the profound depth and richness of history and tradition in China, on the other, the rush to grow and modernize that is changing not only China but increasingly changing the world. Here, David..
When one thinks of the Forbidden City, the image of the palace in Beijing comes to mind. However, few know of the other Forbidden City that lies in the city of Shenyang in Manchuria, also known as Mukden Palace. As an ethnic Manchu myself, I decided to go visit this..